Lucian's True History. One of only 54 copies on Japanese vellum in a Rowfant Binding.


London: Privately Printed. Very Good. 1894. Handsomely bound in half midnight-blue morocco buy the ephemeral Rowfant Club Bindery. Five raised bands, marbled boards, professionally re-cased. Book Condition: Very good. Number 34 of only 54 copies on Japanese Vellum. Translated by Francis Hickes Illustrated by William Strang, J.B. Clark and Aubrey Beardsley with an introduction by Charles Whibley. Armorial bookplate of Allen Johness. Greek text on the verso faces Hicks' English translation on the following recto. ; Octavo; xxix, 247 pages .

Title: Lucian's True History. One of only 54 copies on Japanese vellum in a Rowfant Binding.

Author Name: Lucian of Samosata, Francis Hicks, Aubrey Beardsley, William Strang, et al.

Illustrator: Aubrey Beardsley

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: London, Privately Printed: 1894

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 1415